Entry requirements

Students who wish to apply for a higher degree should have a good honours degree from the UK (minimum 2:1) or equivalent internationally recognised qualification. Consideration will be given to those applicants holding a good 2:2 honours degree.
Applicants without an honours degree may also be considered on the basis of work experience, professional qualifications and the relevance of the programme to their current professional role.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop your leadership skills in relation to decision making, problem-solving, team working, negotiation and employee performance management. You gain the skills and knowledge essential for managing key areas of organisations, including accounting, human resources, marketing, strategy and operations.

Study global sustainable healthcare, collaborative practices in healthcare management with a focus on including the patient and health economics for non-economists and learn how to manage integrated healthcare systems. This MSc equips you with the necessary tools, techniques and concepts to understand how business is conducted in healthcare settings and the various challenges facing managers from an operational and strategic perspective.

Throughout the programme, you develop an international perspective on management by applying the skills and knowledge you learn to real-world situations. As part of your studies, you can spend a week in Brussels, home to the European Union, NATO and many other international organisations. In addition, through the 14-week placement within an organisation, you will see the challenges healthcare organisations face and learn how they are overcome in a real-world environment. Full course overview here.

Join KBS

• 22nd for graduate careers after 6 months in The Guardian University Guide 2020

• 25th for Research Excellence Framework in Business and Management

• Top 250 for Business & Economics in The World University Rankings 2019

Information for international students

For detailed information, see our English language requirements web pages. Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways.

Fees and funding

Kent Business School has a wide range of funding opportunities for postgraduate students, which include scholarships, bursaries, the Double Loyalty Scheme for University of Kent undergraduates and the KBS Early Bird Scheme. The Early Bird equates to a 10% discount on tuition fees.

For more information on funding available from the University of Kent, please visit the Student Funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Kent Business School
Email
kbsadmissions@kent.ac.uk